Repository: CrimRxiv

Full Name: CrimRxiv
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Description: CrimRxiv is criminology's open archive: a place to find and provide free information, knowledge, and understanding.
Accepted Content Types: Postprints (i.e., Author Accepted Manuscripts), Preprints, Working Papers, & Grey Lit.
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Contact: [email protected]
Disciplinary Scope: Criminology (the scientific or humanistic study of lawmaking, lawbreaking, and reacting to that)
Keywords: Criminology, Pubpub
Launch Date: Jul-20
Platform: Pubpub Framework
Platform Languages: English
Record Count: Full text : 83
Repository Type: Disciplinary
Service Pricing: None
Status: Open
Terms of Use: Yes
Last Update: 6/22/21
Accessibility of Conflict of Interest Procedures:
Business Model: Non Profit
Objectives: Criminology Open (Ltd) is nonprofit organization based in Atlanta. Our mission is to increase the quality and quantity of free information and knowledge pertinent to the study of crime and control.
Countries: <a href="">United States</a>
Owner Full Name: Criminology Open
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Ownership Type: Individual or community
Scientific Technical Committees: Yes : includes researchers.
User Committees: Yes : Board of Ambassadors
Access to Content: Anyone may access full items free of charge
Access to Metadata: Anyone may access the metadata free of charge
Account Creation: Only needed for submission
Functional Description: Yes via a tutorial (written and video)
Interoperability: No
Metadata Formats:
Metadata Languages: English
Metadata Properties: Title, Author(s), Contributor(s), Identifier, Published on,
Method for Reuse of Metadata:
Open Source: Yes
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Function Service Details
Bibliographic References Management Local function Yes : Bibtex
Commenting/Annotation Local function Yes : Commenting (including annotation plug-ins)
Indexing/Search Local function Yes : Google Scholar
Indexing/Search Google Scholar
Metrics Local function Number of comments is visible to everyone
Text Mining Local function Yes
Writing/Formatting Local function Yes : PubPub text editor
Writing/Formatting PubPub
Academic Applicant Only?: No
Accepted Content Formats: For the text editor you can import those formats : .docx, .epub, .html, .md, .odt, .txt, .xml, or .tex. Or you can import Word or PDF file. The text is displayed in HTML
Accepted Content Languages: Any language
Accepted Content Level: Research and scholary content
Accepted Supplementary Content: In a preprint you can include videos, audio clips, images, datasets, code files, interactive graphics, whatever.
Associated Editor: No
Associated Journal: No
Author PID: No
Availability of Associated Content: Later, you will be able to share other criminological outputs, such as reviews, data, code, presentations, and educational materials. Codes can be shared via Github
Journal Submission: Unrestricted
Licensing: Authors must use CC BY NC or CC BY ND licences
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Content: Director (Administrator)
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Plagiarism: Director (Administrator)
Moderation: Beforehand : We are developing a moderation policy that concretely specifies what is in scope and, thus, what will be published. Currently, publication is at the discretion of the director.
Peer Review Status Indication: Yes
Persistent Identifier: DOI
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Text Embargo: No, only if the publisher imposes an embargo period
Time from Submission to Posting: Up to 2 business days
Versioning Policy: Accepts new version. All version are archieved and visible for readers.
Who can Deposit?: Anyone can post on the platform. Only an account is required ( The creation of the account is free).
Withdrawal Authorisation:
Withdrawal Policy: No.